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7 Headphones for Studying That Students Will Love

7 Headphones for Studying That Students Will Love

Headphones for studying are almost as necessary as laptops and highlighters for many students. They’re beneficial for helping listeners get engrossed in recorded lecture content or block out noises in a crowded common room. Several options on the market perform well while catering to students’ characteristically modest budgets. 1. Creative Sound Blaster JAM The Bluetooth …

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8 Google Home Skills You Should Know

8 Google Home Skills You Should Know

In today’s society, smart speakers seem on track to become almost as widespread as smartphones. A global market survey conducted by Research and Markets found the total worth associated with smart speakers should total $2.68 billion in 2018 and could grow over 34 percent annually within a forecasted five-year range. That’s one of the reasons …

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The Now and Future of Device Productivity

The Now and Future of Device Productivity

Early this decade, PC sales began a precipitous decline prompted largely by the advent of smartphones and tablets. It led many prognosticators to forecast that mobility and productivity were merging: Soon, only the old and stubborn would still use their bulky, power-hungry desktop computers to do their work. The young and progressive would do everything …

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How to Activate Siri on Your iPhone

How to Activate Siri on Your iPhone

Need to get directions to that fancy restaurant you booked? Looking for the best price on replacement shoelaces? Want to enable Bluetooth so you can link your stereo to your phone without getting up off the couch? Just ask Siri. Apple’s friendly virtual assistant has come as standard fare on all recent versions of the …

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What’s in Store for the Future of Airports?

What’s in Store for the Future of Airports?

Today’s passenger planes are larger and more powerful than ever before. They also have greater range than anyone could imagine in the days when the 727 defined world-class air travel. But as flight technology has improved, have airports kept up? The answer is largely “no.” Airports today feature more shopping and amenities and better restaurants compared …

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5 Apps That Are Great Alternatives To Meetings

5 Apps That Are Great Alternatives To Meetings

Sometimes meetings are useful. At other times, they feel like a waste. Thankfully, there are plenty of apps out there that are great alternatives to meetings. According to a survey of executives by 3M Meeting Network, 25 to 50 percent of the time spent in meetings is wasted. Upper management spends an average of 50 …

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6 New AI Apps You Don’t Want to Miss

6 New AI Apps You Don’t Want to Miss

Despite this early stage of artificial intelligence, there are already loads of new AI apps. There are new AI apps that perform relatively mundane tasks such as ordering you your favorite pizza — and there are new AI apps that can actually help boost your productivity and get things done. Here are six you should …

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A New Browser Tab Manager To Check Out: Toby

A New Browser Tab Manager To Check Out: Toby

Although tabbed browsing is a capability that was theoretically supposed to make it easier to browse the Internet, some people have showed no reserve when adding new tabs to the tops of their browser windows. When tabs are completely disorganized, it’s no wonder so many of us waste precious time clicking between the different tabs …

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